Controversial Books for Kudi1987

This page shows the most "controversial" books in this library, as measured by the highest standard deviation of members' star ratings.

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Standard Deviation Average Rating Your Rating Título
1.435 3.18 Inside Out: Portrait of an Eating Disorder por Nadia Shivack
1.353 3.62 Pornography: Men Possessing Women por Andrea Dworkin
1.177 3.6 Urban Legends: 666 Absolutely True Stories That Happened to a Friend...of a Friendof a Friend por Thomas J. Craughwell
1.125 3.77 Getting Off: Pornography and the End of Masculinity por Robert Jensen
1.103 3.83 Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder por Nassim Nicholas Taleb
1.094 3.34 What Makes Your Brain Happy and Why You Should Do the Opposite por David DiSalvo
1.09 3.44 A Billion Wicked Thoughts: What the Internet Tells Us About Sexual Relationships por Ogi Ogas
1.086 3.5 Irre - Wir behandeln die Falschen: Unser Problem sind die Normalen - Eine heitere Seelenkunde por Manfred Lütz
1.079 3.4 Selfie: How We Became So Self-Obsessed and What It's Doing to Us por Will Storr
1.064 3.53 The Worrier's Guide to Life por Gemma Correll
1.064 3.65 The Cartoon Guide to Statistics por Larry Gonick
1.063 3.52 One Nation Under Therapy: How the Helping Culture Is Eroding Self-Reliance por Christina Hoff Sommers
1.056 3.69 The Skeptic's Dictionary: A Collection of Strange Beliefs, Amusing Deceptions, and Dangerous Delusions por Robert Todd Carroll
1.042 3.62 Automate This: How Algorithms Came to Rule Our World por Christopher Steiner
1.035 3.39 Pornified: How Pornography Is Damaging Our Lives, Our Relationships, and Our Families por Pamela Paul
1.015 4.09 Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress por Steven Pinker
1.013 3.69 The Ultimate Harry Potter and Philosophy: Hogwarts for Muggles por Gregory Bassham
1.013 3.68 Trust Me, I'm Lying: Confessions of a Media Manipulator por Ryan Holiday
1.012 3.97 White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism por Robin DiAngelo
1.011 3.5 Freud: The Making of an Illusion por Frederick Crews
1.008 3.81 The Cartoon Guide to Chemistry por Larry Gonick
1.005 3.52 The War Against Boys: How Misguided Feminism Is Harming Our Young Men por Christina Hoff Sommers
1.002 3.41 Extra Lives: Why Video Games Matter por Tom Bissell
1 3.61 Generation Me: Why Today's Young Americans Are More Confident, Assertive, Entitled--and More Miserable Than Ever Before por Jean M. Twenge
0.999 3.52 The End of Overeating: Taking Control of the Insatiable American Appetite por David A. Kessler
0.993 3.77 The Death of Expertise: The Campaign Against Established Knowledge and Why it Matters por Thomas M. Nichols
0.991 3.8 Get Out of Your Mind and Into Your Life: The New Acceptance and Commitment Therapy por Steven C. Hayes
0.986 4.13 The History of the Ancient World: From the Earliest Accounts to the Fall of Rome por Susan Wise Bauer
0.986 3.95 The God Delusion por Richard Dawkins
0.986 3.97 Get Well Soon: History's Worst Plagues and the Heroes Who Fought Them por Jennifer Wright
0.985 3.71 The Happiness Trap: How to Stop Struggling and Start Living: A Guide to ACT por Russ Harris
0.984 3.6 Anatomy of Love: A Natural History of Mating, Marriage, and Why We Stray por Helen Fisher
0.98 3.67 The Definitive Book of Body Language por Allan Pease
0.978 3.51 The Art of Deception: Controlling the Human Element of Security por Kevin D. Mitnick
0.975 3.71 Seinfeld and Philosophy por William Irwin
0.968 4 The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming por David Wallace-Wells
0.964 3.29 The Viral Storm: The Dawn of a New Pandemic Age por Nathan Wolfe
0.963 3.32 Auschwitz por Pascal Croci
0.963 3.66 Are You My Mother?: A Comic Drama por Alison Bechdel
0.962 3.43 The End of Absence: Reclaiming What We’ve Lost in a World of Constant Connection por Michael Harris
0.961 4 Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow por Yuval Noah Harari
0.96 3.84 Reality Is Broken: Why Games Make Us Better and How They Can Change the World por Jane McGonigal
0.956 4.12 The Cartoon History of the Modern World Part I: From Columbus to the U.S. Constitution por Larry Gonick
0.952 3.58 Lost and Philosophy: The Island Has Its Reasons por Sharon Kaye
0.947 4.14 The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined por Steven Pinker
0.94 3.84 The Art of Loving por Erich Fromm
0.937 3.45 The Simpsons and Philosophy: The D'oh! of Homer por William Irwin
0.937 3.95 It's All Absolutely Fine: Life Is Complicated So I've Drawn It Instead por Ruby Elliot
0.936 4.04 Sex at Dawn: How We Mate, Why We Stray, and What It Means for Modern Relationships por Christopher Ryan
0.935 3.48 South Park and Philosophy: You Know, I Learned Something Today (The Blackwell Philosophy & Pop Culture Series) por Robert Arp
0.934 3.67 How I Made It to Eighteen: A Mostly True Story por Tracy White
0.932 3.71 Losing Earth: A Recent History por Nathaniel Rich
0.931 3.69 iGen: Why Today's Super-Connected Kids Are Growing Up Less Rebellious, More Tolerant, Less Happy--and Completely Unprepared for Adulthood--and What That Means for the Rest of Us por Jean M. Twenge Ph.D.
0.928 4.17 The History of the Renaissance World: From the Rediscovery of Aristotle to the Conquest of Constantinople por Susan Wise Bauer
0.927 3.7 The World Beyond Your Head: On Becoming an Individual in an Age of Distraction por Matthew B. Crawford
0.926 3.75 Without Conscience: The Disturbing World of the Psychopaths Among Us por Robert D. Hare
0.922 4.12 Anatomy of an Epidemic: Magic Bullets, Psychiatric Drugs, and the Astonishing Rise of Mental Illness in America por Robert Whitaker
0.922 3.96 The Other Hollywood: The Uncensored Oral History of the Porn Film Industry por Legs McNeil
0.922 4.04 Bitch Planet, Vol. 1: Extraordinary Machine por Kelly Sue DeConnick
0.91 4.11 Delusions of Gender: How Our Minds, Society, and Neurosexism Create Difference por Cordelia Fine
0.91 3.85 The Cartoon Guide to Genetics por Larry Gonick
0.907 4.09 The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature por Steven Pinker
0.906 3.4 The Lord of the Rings and Philosophy: One Book to Rule Them All (Popular Culture and Philosophy) por Gregory Bassham
0.902 4.19 The Things They Carried por Tim O'Brien
0.898 3.58 The X-Files Book of the Unexplained: Volume One por Jane Goldman
0.898 4.03 21 Lessons for the 21st Century por Yuval Noah Harari
0.896 3.71 Swallow Me Whole por Nate Powell
0.896 3.83 Stumbling on Happiness por Daniel Todd Gilbert
0.895 4.13 Mistakes were made (but not by me) por Carol Tavris
0.892 3.74 The Paradox of Choice: Why More Is Less por Barry Schwartz
0.886 3.61 Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species: A Graphic Adaptation por Michael Keller
0.886 4.13 Thinking, Fast and Slow por Daniel Kahneman
0.886 3.45 The Narcissism Epidemic: Living in the Age of Entitlement por Jean M. Twenge
0.883 3.83 The World Without Us por Alan Weisman
0.882 3.85 The Cartoon Guide to Physics por Larry Gonick
0.881 3.89 Who's in Charge?: Free Will and the Science of the Brain por Michael S. Gazzaniga
0.881 3.82 Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism por Safiya Umoja Noble
0.879 3.81 Brain Rules: 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Work, Home, and School por John Medina
0.876 4.02 Serial Killers: The Method and Madness of Monsters por Peter Vronsky
0.876 3.85 Life 3.0 : being human in the age of artificial intelligence por Max Tegmark
0.874 4.08 The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression por Andrew Solomon
0.873 3.99 Hello World: Being Human in the Age of Algorithms por Hannah Fry
0.872 4.05 The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion por Jonathan Haidt
0.869 3.94 The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History por John M. Barry
0.869 4.19 Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind por Yuval Noah Harari
0.867 3.92 Digital Minimalism: Choosing a Focused Life in a Noisy World por Cal Newport
0.865 3.82 Inside Scientology: The Story of America's Most Secretive Religion por Janet Reitman
0.864 3.66 Human: The Science Behind What Makes Us Unique por Michael S. Gazzaniga
0.864 3.94 The Evolution of Desire: Strategies of Human Mating por David M. Buss
0.863 3.66 Encyclopedia of Urban Legends por Jan Harold Brunvand
0.861 3.83 If I Die in a Combat Zone, Box Me Up and Ship Me Home por Tim O'Brien
0.859 3.93 Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal por Eric Schlosser
0.857 3.78 You Are Not So Smart: Why You Have Too Many Friends on Facebook, Why Your Memory Is Mostly Fiction, and 46 Other Ways You're Deluding Yourself por David McRaney
0.854 3.89 The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains por Nicholas Carr
0.853 4 Do You Believe in Magic?: The Sense and Nonsense of Alternative Medicine por Paul A. Offit
0.851 3.97 Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change por Elizabeth Kolbert
0.849 4.2 The Cartoon History of the Universe I, Volumes 1-7 : From the Big Bang to Alexander the Great por Larry Gonick
0.847 3.82 Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex por Mary Roach
0.847 3.85 Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy por Cathy O'Neil
0.844 4.2 Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion por Robert B. Cialdini
0.84 3.89 Mindless Eating: Why We Eat More Than We Think por Brian Wansink
0.837 3.19 Neurocomic por Hana Ros
0.835 3.7 Irresistible: The Rise of Addictive Technology and the Business of Keeping Us Hooked por Adam Alter
0.834 4.27 The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark por Carl Sagan
0.83 3.82 How Not to Be Wrong: The Power of Mathematical Thinking por Jordan Ellenberg
0.83 3.62 How Sex Works: Why We Look, Smell, Taste, Feel, and Act the Way We Do por Sharon Moalem
0.825 4.25 Man's Search for Meaning por Viktor E. Frankl
0.825 4.03 Buddha, Volume 1: Kapilavastu por Osamu Tezuka
0.822 4.01 A History of the Jews por Paul Johnson
0.82 3.91 The Great Mortality: An Intimate History of the Black Death, the Most Devastating Plague of All Time por John Kelly
0.818 3.72 The Wisdom of Psychopaths: What Saints, Spies, and Serial Killers Can Teach Us About Success por Kevin Dutton
0.818 4.32 The Cartoon History of the Universe III, Volumes 14-19: From the Rise of Arabia to the Renaissance por Larry Gonick
0.818 4.24 Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men por Caroline Criado Perez
0.816 3.83 Saving Normal: An Insider's Revolt Against Out-of-Control Psychiatric Diagnosis, DSM-5, Big Pharma, and the Medicalization of Ordinary Life por Allen Frances
0.816 3.43 The X-Files Book of the Unexplained, Vol. 2 por Jane Goldman
0.815 3.99 Why Buddhism is True: The Science and Philosophy of Meditation and Enlightenment por Robert Wright
0.812 3.96 Deep River por Karl Marlantes
0.807 4.07 The Cartoon History of the Modern World Part II: From the Bastille to Baghdad por Larry Gonick
0.806 3.49 The Compass of Pleasure: How Our Brains Make Fatty Foods, Orgasm, Exercise, Marijuana, Generosity, Vodka, Learning, and Gambling Feel So Good por David J. Linden
0.805 4.22 The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals por Michael Pollan
0.805 4.09 The History of the Medieval World: From the Conversion of Constantine to the First Crusade por Susan Wise Bauer
0.803 4.27 Hyperbole and a Half por Allie Brosh
0.8 3.68 The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets por Simon Singh
0.798 3.39 The Dark Net: Inside the Digital Underworld por Jamie Bartlett
0.796 3.47 Star wars and philosophy : more powerful than you can possibly imagine por Kevin S. Decker
0.795 4.18 What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions por Randall Munroe
0.795 4.18 The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution por Richard Dawkins
0.784 3.93 Evil: Inside Human Violence and Cruelty por Roy F. Baumeister
0.781 4.03 Action Philosophers Giant-Size Thing Vol. 1 por Fred Van Lente
0.78 4.42 Walking with the Wind: A Memoir of the Movement por John Lewis
0.776 4.34 Matterhorn por Karl Marlantes
0.776 3.81 The (Honest) Truth About Dishonesty: How We Lie to Everyone - Especially Ourselves por Dan Ariely
0.771 3.61 Perv: The Sexual Deviant in All of Us por Jesse Bering
0.771 3.93 What It Is Like to Go to War por Karl Marlantes
0.771 3.58 Why Is the Penis Shaped Like That?: And Other Reflections on Being Human por Jesse Bering
0.77 4.23 The Road to Unfreedom: Russia, Europe, America por Timothy Snyder
0.769 4.25 The Cartoon History of the Universe II, Volumes 8-13 : From the Springtime of China to the Fall of Rome por Larry Gonick
0.759 3.85 Nigger: The Strange Career of a Troublesome Word por Randall Kennedy
0.756 3.45 The Science of Evil: On Empathy and the Origins of Cruelty por Simon Baron-Cohen
0.754 3.95 Testosterone Rex: Myths of Sex, Science, and Society por Cordelia Fine
0.752 4 Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me: A Graphic Memoir por Ellen Forney
0.751 3.84 Psychiatric Tales: Eleven Graphic Stories About Mental Illness por Darryl Cunningham
0.75 4.25 I Had a Black Dog: His Name was Depression por Matthew Johnstone
0.75 3.9 Numbers Rule Your World: The Hidden Influence of Probabilities and Statistics on Everything You Do por Kaiser Fung
0.746 4.01 Salt Sugar Fat: How the Food Giants Hooked Us por Michael Moss
0.746 3.43 The Ethical Brain: The Science of Our Moral Dilemmas por Michael S. Gazzaniga
0.744 3.85 Pandemic: Tracking Contagions, from Cholera to Ebola and Beyond por Sonia Shah
0.738 4.12 Pornland: How Porn Has Hijacked Our Sexuality por Gail Dines
0.738 3.67 Last Day in Vietnam por Will Eisner
0.735 4.1 Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of Belief por Lawrence Wright
0.732 4.13 This is Going to Hurt: Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor por Adam Kay
0.724 4.17 The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History por Elizabeth Kolbert
0.712 4.08 The Diversity Delusion: How Race and Gender Pandering Corrupt the University and Undermine Our Culture por Heather Mac Donald
0.698 3.78 Darwin Comes to Town: How the Urban Jungle Drives Evolution por Menno Schilthuizen
0.693 4.2 Statistics Done Wrong: The Woefully Complete Guide por Alex Reinhart
0.69 3.71 The World in 2050: Four Forces Shaping Civilization's Northern Future por Laurence C. Smith
0.687 4.52 Maus por Art Spiegelman
0.686 4.47 Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America por Ibram X. Kendi
0.686 4.31 Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic por David Quammen
0.686 4.2 Climate Changed por Philippe Squarzoni
0.673 4.32 How Democracies Die por Steven Levitsky
0.653 4.45 March: Book One por John Lewis
0.637 4.59 A Testament of Hope: The Essential Writings and Speeches of Martin Luther King, Jr. por Martin Luther King, Jr.
0.592 4.31 Overdiagnosed: Making People Sick in the Pursuit of Health por H. Gilbert Welch